Ali Edwards Capture life. Create art.

May 8, 2012

Reason #163 Why I Take Lots Of Photos

REASON #163 WHY I TAKE LOTS OF PHOTOS | Because most of the time school pictures don't tell the whole story.

April 17, 2012

Anna’s First Soccer Practice

I grew up playing soccer. Big-time, weekend-consuming competitive soccer until I entered high school. At that time I had to choose between swimming and soccer because they were the same season. Swimming won out. I have great memories of playing soccer as ...

February 24, 2012

For The Love Of Laughing

Sometimes it can be painfully obvious to myself that I might be a little too serious. Last night Anna I and climbed onto her bed to read some of her new library books. The first one she picked out is called ...

February 20, 2012

Play By Play | Girl’s Weekend

Simon asked to go spend some time with my parents at the coast so Anna and I had a whole weekend by ourselves. I'm actually pretty sure this was our first weekend all on our own. It was pretty great. Great ...

February 13, 2012

Celebrating Three

Dear Anna, This past week you turned three years old. That smile in the photo above says it all. Here's a bit about you right now: You love tomatoes. You love barbies - specifically Disney princess Barbies. You love dressing up like the princesses. You love pink ...

January 16, 2012

Anna | First Ballet Class In Photos

Last week Anna attended her first ballet/tap class. Her enthusiasm was ...

September 20, 2011

Capturing Anna | September 2011

Dear Anna, Hi sweet girl. Just wanted to capture a couple things about you right now and get them down in a letter. First ...

August 9, 2011

Because when you are two

it's really fun to draw all over yourself. This was the scene not once but twice on Sunday. It first happened while I was on a run and Chris was hanging out. She asked ...

July 8, 2011

Dancing In The Light

Last weekend Chris took some photos of the kids while they were playing in the tent we'd put up in the yard. Simon had actually requested he come out and take some photos of his shadow. While he was out there ...

June 23, 2011

The First Of Many

Anna had her first swimming lesson yesterday. The plan was that Katie would take her (Katie's our nanny). Because, you know, I work. And then I was sitting here working and I looked ...

April 14, 2011

She | April 2011

SHE wakes up happy just about everyday and almost always asks where Simon is first thing. SHE has started to have opinions about her clothes. We are now hanging ...

February 14, 2011

Anna’s Birthday Photos

Just a few shots from last week's celebrations. She is such a happy, happy kid. Even happier with all her people around. We had a couple different gatherings last week including an evening with my parents as they came through town....